Albarello for Sandalwood Ointment

Made:
1635-1645 in Urbania
maker:
Unattributed

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Albarello, dumb-bell shape painted with shield and trophy motif with initials "P G", labelled V.SANDAL. (sandalwood ointment), blue and brown colours, possibly from Castel Durante, 1635-1645

Details

Category:
Medical Ceramic-ware
Object Number:
1986-428
type:
albarello
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • container - receptacle
  • drug jar
credit:
Sotheby's (New Bond St)